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At least 7 dead in explosion at Mexican children's hospital
At least 7 dead in explosion at Mexican children's hospital

An apparent gas explosion early Thursday destroyed part of a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City, killing at least seven people and injuring dozens more. At least 22 children and 32 adults were injured in the blast, mostly by flying glass and fire, according to rescue workers who flooded the scene. Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera confirmed that at least two men and a woman were killed, without providing further identification. Adrian Ruvalcava, top official in the Cuajimalapa district where the hospital is located, later told MVS radio that the death toll had climbed to seven and included children. Officials cautioned that rescuers were still attempting to reach people who...

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